Best LGBT Friendly Bars In Mumbai
Cafe Mondegar| aks9955/wikicommons
Mumbai never fails to offer multiple options if you are looking for a great bar to let loose. Recently, we brought you guides to the city’s best cocktail bars
, as well as the most stunning rooftop bars
. Now, we bring you a list of the city’s most LGBT friendly bars – with great, dynamic crowds, fabulous music, and frequent LGBT special nights, you are guaranteed to have a fun night out at these joints.
Bar, Pub, Pub Grub, $$$
With psychadelic graffiti art adorning its walls, edgy neon lighting, and 90s music, The Ghetto Pub in Breach Candy is a delightful place to grab drinks. Interesting crowds and reasonably priced alcohol makes the bar even better. If that isn’t good enough, they also have two pool tables which you can book in advance. The fresh and delicious food is yet another reason to visit.
Bar, Cafe, Restaurant, Contemporary, Indian, $$$
For great jazz music, excellent ambience, delicious food and reasonably priced drinks, Café Zoe
is the place to go to in South Mumbai. The lively, happening crowd and excellent service will please you further. The bar frequently hosts live music and other special events.
Bar, Contemporary, $$$
This nightclub at The Lalit Hotel in Andheri is one of the best places to sample the city’s vibrant nightlife. Trust Kitty Su
to always have an impressive DJ spinning the hippest tracks, excellent crowds and fabulous cocktails that will make your Saturday night the special affair it is meant to be. The club/bar also plays host to LGBT theme nights organized by various groups in the city – so keep a watch.
Cafe, Restaurant, Diner, Contemporary, Fusion, Indian, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, $$$
This iconic restaurant and bar often gets brushed aside as a place for tourists or a quick stop to gulp down decently priced beer. But it remains one of the liveliest places in bustling Colaba every evening and plays host to interesting crowds from around the world. With roots in the early 20th century, legendary murals by the famous Mario Miranda
adorning its walls, and hip music, Café Mondegar
has carved a place of its own in Mumbai’s nightlife. If you’re looking to drink beer in excellent company in one of the city’s most interesting neighborhoods, look no further.
Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Contemporary, $$$
With warm décor, cozy lighting, delicious bar snacks and plenty of choices for drinks, this pub
in Juhu is sure to not disappoint. They also have shisha/hookah for your friends who don’t drink. The cozy outdoor seating and energetic crowds are added advantages.
These recommendations were updated on December 31, 2016 to keep your travel plans fresh.